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Ruby Blue

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#4,314 of 18,485 Restaurants in London
££ - £££, , British
1 Leicester Place | Leicester Square, London WC2H 7BP, England
+49 163 2046720
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible17%
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CUISINES
Pub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
1 Leicester Place | Leicester Square, London WC2H 7BP, England
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211 - 220 of 617 reviews

Reviewed 23 December 2015

Went to this venue with my girlfiend, paid £20 to go in and a spainish man said we get two free shots, (any). Went to the bar and they pour us apple sourz (cheap), asked them that i want something else for shots, they said...More

3  Thank Guvinder S
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Hi there, I apologise in the delay in responding to your review. Ruby Blue has recently undergone a change in management and we hope that you will come back and see the changes that have been put in place since your last visit. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 21 December 2015

We bought 2 2-course pre-theatre meals for £20 each. when you arrive at the restaurant there are "bouncers" on the door but they ignored us so we just walked in. On the first floor was a bar with tables. Was this where we were supposed...More

2  Thank Denise C
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Hi there, I apologise in the delay in responding to your review. Ruby Blue has recently undergone a change in management and we hope that you will come back and see the changes that have been put in place since your last visit. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

I'd give half a star if there was an option for it! Went to a work Christmas dinner and we were cramped in a tiny room with another booking, the back of the chairs were in contact with the person behind you and it was...More

2  Thank cathycr_london
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Hi there, I apologise in the delay in responding to your review. Ruby Blue has recently undergone a change in management and we hope that you will come back and see the changes that have been put in place since your last visit. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 30 November 2015

Quite a nice place for drinks and a bit of a boogy - went with a bunch of girls for a week end away in London which was a great place to congregate and stay in one place.

Thank Manni P
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am pleased to read you had a nice time when you visited us. I do hope we will see you again in the near future. Kind Regards, Ruby Blue Management.

Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Great food, great service, friendly staff! What more could you ask for? A lovely atmosphere too. The terrace over looking Leicester Square is stunning. The food portions were more than enough.

Thank Benji L
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I was pleased to read you had a great time when you visited us. I do hope that you will return to us in the near future. Kind Regards, Ruby Blue Management.

Reviewed 18 November 2015

Came here to celebrate a friends birthday At the door we were assured free shots, never got them and then were told to go away when this was queried Inside we then were undercharged by a female bartender in the main area who then became...More

1  Thank Gary J
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am pleased to read that your night was saved by one of our bartenders. I can only apologise for the mix up on the night and only hope that you will...More

Reviewed 18 November 2015

Leicester Square is overwhelming. It is packed full of bars, restaurants, cinemas and clubs, smothered with tourists and locals wandering around aimlessly. You need a solid reason for coming here or you will be swept up by the wave of never-ending humans. The cinema is...More

Thank Sammijo S
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Hi there, I was pleased to read you had a lovely time when you visited us and I was also pleased to read that your issue with the drinks were sorted on the night. I hope that the next time you are in the area...More

Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Pre booked a table and was seated quickly, menu was okay and reasonably priced for central London. Food took a while to be served and only ordered mains, but we listened to the pianist who was great, he had a great voice and really made...More

Thank Billiem47
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Hi there, Thank you for leaving us a review. I am pleased that you had a lovely time when you visited us. Ruby Blue is great for all ages, we have a bar upstairs and club downstairs and a mixture of ages come in and...More

Reviewed 15 November 2015

Located in the heart of Leicester Square, Ruby Blue looks like a nightclub from the exterior, once you step inside, you are greeted with friendly staff, a great range of drinks such as beers, wines and cocktails. The seating is long, spacious and comfortable and...More

Thank JayO300
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am pleased that you had a lovely time on your visit. I hope that we will see you back at Ruby Blue in the near future, keep up to date with...More

Reviewed 14 November 2015

The food good. Well presented & served in good time. The music, playing from the speakers, was a little loud but not too intrusive. It's in a good position, if a little hidden off Leicester Square.More

Thank Ian G
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I was pleased to read you had a nice time when you visited us. I hope that you will be back at Ruby Blue in the near future. Kind Regards, Ruby Blue...More

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Bal U
5 May 2018|
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Response from Emma W | Reviewed this property |
I wasn’t in the music area, however from what I gathered the music is upbeat in the other room.
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Nail A
17 December 2017|
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Response from Debby294 | Reviewed this property |
hi we bought the package a meal and a show £39 each they will be on the internet i think.
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scottydog36
14 October 2017|
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Response from RubyBlueManagement | Property representative |
Hi, I would advise to book a table in the restaurant if you are going to have dinner. if you would like just bar food you are able to just come in and use a table in our bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$53
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 03:00
Thursday
17:00 - 03:00
Friday
17:00 - 03:00
Saturday
17:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Leicester Place | Leicester Square, London WC2H 7BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +49 163 2046720
  • E-mail
Description
Situated just off London's Leicester Square, Ruby Blue is a bar and restaurant where you'll find everyone from clubbers to theatre-goers or tourists to Londoners, soaking up that London atmosphere. When it comes to dining, Ruby Blue is deliciously on the case. Choose from an interestingly varied menu while you're entertained by a live pianist (Sat only). Tempting new dishes including the Chargrilled Lemon & Thyme Marinated Chicken & the new Sticky Chilli Lamb Rump served with sweet potatoes, yoghurt & coriander sauce. Finish with the indulgent Chocolate Fudge Brownie for a truly spectacular meal. Perfect for an intimate dinner for 2 or a fun party night. Sumptuous booths, a gorgeous restaurant and a luxurious lounge make Ruby Blue the ideal venue for a midweek hangout or weekend treat. Happy Hour at Ruby Blue: 17:00 - 20:00, all drinks, everyday!
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